Contents

- 1 Can you substitute fresh tomatoes for canned crushed tomatoes?
- 2 How many tomatoes make a cup of crushed tomatoes?
- 3 How many tomatoes are in a 400g tin of chopped tomatoes?
- 4 How many tomatoes are in a 15 oz can of diced tomatoes?
- 5 How do I make crushed tomatoes from canned tomatoes?
- 6 What can I use if I don’t have canned tomatoes?
- 7 How much tomato puree is one tomato?
- 8 How many cups is 6 lbs of tomatoes?
- 9 How do you peel tomatoes for sauce?
- 10 What is a tin of chopped tomatoes?
- 11 How much is 500 grams of tomatoes?
- 12 Are fresh tomatoes better than canned?
- 13 How many fresh tomatoes equal a 28 oz can?
- 14 How many Roma tomatoes are in a cup?
- 15 How many 5×6 tomatoes are in a 25 pound case?

## Can you substitute fresh tomatoes for canned crushed tomatoes?

Use **Fresh Tomatoes**

Using your own **fresh tomatoes** is a natural **substitute** for **canned crushed tomatoes**. Peel your **tomatoes**, quarter and seed them **if** desired, then dice the **tomatoes** up and put them in your food processor. Don’t pulverize them completely – **you** want your mixture to be chunky, not completely saucy.

## How many tomatoes make a cup of crushed tomatoes?

We then started chopping and found it took 27 to 28 cherry **tomatoes**, about 3 plum **tomatoes**, or 1.25 medium round garden **tomatoes** to reach the 1 **cup** mark.

## How many tomatoes are in a 400g tin of chopped tomatoes?

You usually get **3 tomatoes** in a tin of plum tomatoes, so I presume you get the same in a tin of chopped tomatoes. no way to know since the tomatoes are chopped up. could be a bunch of little ones or a small amount of big ones. 400g of tomatoes.

## How many tomatoes are in a 15 oz can of diced tomatoes?

You **can** usually substitute 2 cups of fresh chopped **tomatoes** for one 14.5-**ounce can of diced tomatoes**.

**How many** Roma **tomatoes** in a **can**?

1 large tomato |
a little less than 1 pound |
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8 small plum or Roma tomatoes |
1 pound |

15 to 20 cherry tomatoes |
1 pound |

## How do I make crushed tomatoes from canned tomatoes?

Turn a can of **whole** peeled **tomatoes** into a can of **crushed tomatoes**. It’s **easy**. Just chop the **tomatoes** into quarters. Then, transfer them to a pot; **crush** them with a potato masher or spoon; and bring them to a boil over medium-high heat.

## What can I use if I don’t have canned tomatoes?

**You can** usually substitute 2 cups of fresh chopped **tomatoes** for one 14.5-ounce **can** of **diced tomatoes**. **If** a recipe calls for whole **canned tomatoes**, **you will** need to peel yours, and **if** the recipe calls for **canned tomato** puree, **you will** need to cook and puree **your** fresh **tomatoes**—or stick with **canned**.

## How much tomato puree is one tomato?

Honestly I just go by colour and taste. But **tomato puree** is basically just blended **tomato**, not cooked down in any way, so I’d say it’s close to a **one**-to-**one** substitute for fresh **tomato**. I’d guess that 1 cup **puree** = 2 or 3 **tomatoes**.

## How many cups is 6 lbs of tomatoes?

Vegetable Measurements for Recipes

Asparagus | 1 pound = 3 cups chopped |
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Sweet potatoes | 1 pound = 4 cups grated = 1 cup cooked and pureed |

Swiss chard | 1 pound = 5 to 6 cups packed leaves = 1 to 1-½ cups cooked |

Tomatoes | 1 pound (3 or 4 medium) = 1-½ cups seeded pulp |

Turnips | 1 pound = 4 cups chopped = 2 cups cooked and mashed |

## How do you peel tomatoes for sauce?

Just make an X on the bottom of your **tomatoes** and throw them into a pot of boiling water for no more than a minute. Fish them out with a slotted spoon, plunge them into a bowl of cold water (or an ice bath), lift them directly back out, and **peel** back the skin with a knife or your fingers. It will slip off like a charm.

## What is a tin of chopped tomatoes?

1 Answer. It is likely the same as a 14 oz can of **tomatoes**. From the Wikipedia article on **Tin** Cans: A standard size **tin** can is roughly 400g; however, the weight can vary between 385g and 425g, depending on the density of the contents.

## How much is 500 grams of tomatoes?

**500 grams** of **tomatoes** = 2 ^{3}/_{4} US cups of **tomatoes**. **How many** US customary cups is 450 **grams** of **tomatoes**? 450 **grams** of **tomatoes** = 2.5 US cups of **tomatoes**. **How many** US customary cups is 400 **grams** of **tomatoes**?

## Are fresh tomatoes better than canned?

That’s right: 99% of the time, **canned tomatoes** are **better than fresh**. That’s the truth. One reason is that **canned tomatoes** always have a bit of salt (and preferably only salt) added to the **tomatoes** before they get **canned**. This amplifies all of that beautiful **tomato** flavor.

## How many fresh tomatoes equal a 28 oz can?

One **28**–**ounce can** of **tomatoes equals** about 10 to 12 whole **tomatoes**, peeled (or about 2 pounds) One 14-1/2-**ounce can** of **tomatoes equals** 5 to 6 whole **tomatoes**, peeled (or about 1 pound)

## How many Roma tomatoes are in a cup?

For one cup of tomatoes is equal to **4** diced Roma tomatoes. Tomatoes are sensitive to chill-injury, store on your counter at room temperature between 65 and 70°F (18.3 and 21.1°C). Enjoy rich, summery tomato flavor all year round with this recipe for easy and versatile roasted Roma tomato sauce.

## How many 5×6 tomatoes are in a 25 pound case?

A **25**–**pound** box of **tomatoes** may contain the following: **5×6** (formerly extra large **tomatoes**) about 38-62 **tomatoes**. 6×6 (formerly large **tomatoes**) about 62-80 **tomatoes**. 6×7 (formerly medium **tomatoes**) about 87-115 **tomatoes**.